First Blog Posts

Sometimes, it can be scary to write your first blog post! Luckily, the supportive community of ActiveRain is just the place to start.

On this page you will find a running list of “first blog posts” written on ActiveRain by members of the real estate industry. These new bloggers have taken the leap to begin their blogging journey. Our first-time real estate bloggers deserve a big welcome and some extra encouragement from you!

Take a read, leave a comment, and say hello. You'll make that author’s day and help to give them a great first impression of our community.

Agent's first blog posts on ActiveRain

By EASY SOLUTIONS for CREDIT REPAIR, Best Credit Repair Agency In The Valley!
(Easy Solutions For Credit)
Comments 0
Easy Solutions Financial Credit Services is for customers seeking professional yet affordable professional credit restoration services. We’ve helped hundreds of clients, deleted thousands of questionable derogatory items, and removed millions of inaccurate debt credit reports.

By Daniel Kuzbiel, Homeowners Insurance Expert
(Kuzbiel Insurance Brokers LLC)
Comments 8
After purchasing a house, we very quickly develop a very strong emotional connection to the place we now call “home”. We spend time planning, organizing and decorating the place, making it our sanctuary, a place where we surround ourselves with our most cherished possessions and create new, unfor...

By Anna Anguiano, Realtor, REO Specialist, Short Sale Cert
(Century21 MM and Associates)
Comments 9
Anyone thinking of buying into Landvoice your money will be better spent on another program. Nothing but bogus information, waste of money. I gave it a try and day after day wrong or misleading information. I called their customer service no answer no return calls. Very disappointed.

By Darren Johnson, Real Estate Leads, Ad Management and Referrals
Comments 5
Who is Running Facebook Lead ADs?Lead Ads, for those of you who don't know, are ads where if somewhere clicks LEARN MORE it shoots over their Name,Email,Phone BEFORE they go to your Website or Landing Page. What Ads work best for you? I attached a screenshot of one working me. teac...

By Jennifer Maker, Home blogger with DIY projects & crafts
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I visited my local "re-use" center here in Ann Arbor recently, on the search for old shutters. Why? Well, I had an idea on how I could use shutters to create paper storage for my home. And I went as far as to buy some shutters from a big box home improvement store. But when I got home and opened ...

By Kaydn Jensen, Active Real Estate Investor in Utah County
(N/A )
Comments 4
Who wouldn't want double commission on in a Real Estate transaction? I certainly would but it might not be as easy as it sounds. To be able to 2x your payday, you must represent both the seller as the listing agent and the buyer. Doing so requires special consent, however, from both parties. Ther...

By Nathaniel Montgomery, Digital Marketing Pro in Northern California
(Ideal Positions)
Comments 27
If you're feeling the need to wax nostalgic and find out when you joined this fine community, here's a quick and easy method to do just that.  1.) Copy and paste the following into Google:  "your name here" "joined" "activerain" "roster" 2.) Change "your name here" to your name on ActiveRain. Mak...

By Linda Whiter
(Oregon's Finest)
Comments 8
Winter’s hit us with its last hurrah, leaving slush to freeze into a commuter’s dream during the night. It’s late for us to get this cold (usually just lots of rain), but the sun will soon eat away the last of winter’s doldrums. It’s time to prepare for the sun’s return! With the tasks life thro...

By Amee James, We are providing best services to our customers
Comments 4
When you face technical glitches with your Arris router your work stops immediately you get stuck in between some important work and  this creates loss of work. You want instant solutions in such scenarios. Here comes our Arris Technical  and tech support number for your help immediately. You ca...

By alby john, I am a professional web designer
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There are 5 simple steps to make a small business website.1.Choose and Register Your Small Business Website’s Domain Name: Decide what name you will give your website.       Tips for Finding Business Website Domains Domain names are important for search engines, like Google. Domain names should b...

By Kamyar Zargari
(Triumph Luxury Homes)
Comments 7
In the past decades, you will rarely find smart home security and access to home features with just a simple touch. But today, many homes—especially luxury ones—will not be complete without them because they provide convenience, security, and comfort which are necessary for the growing demand of ...

By laura davis, fix and flip
(triple b homs )
Comments 4
There's a great book that covers this topic, as well as a lot more about Walt Disney World's creation:  Project Future: The Inside Story Behind the Creation of Disney World.  According to author Chad Denver Emerson, Disney worked extraordinarily hard to maintain secrecy, including hiring a Miami ...

By Dorothy Mitchell, Writer and real estate agent
Comments 0
Running a small business can become very tedious very quickly, especially if you don’t have all the funds you need to hire an expansive staff and get all the equipment to make your work more convenient. Many entrepreneurs have made massive success from their small businesses though, turning them ...

By Ryland Taniguchi, Build Authentic Digital Relationships
(Go Social CRM)
Comments 11
Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn can be extremely addicting and suck hours of your time. On the other hand, outsourcing your social media can be a huge mistake. Does anyone really want to see non-authentic generic posts from a 3rd party? So, what you need to do is get more intentional, strategic ...

By Brandon Grass, Team Lead-Residence Real Estate Group
(Residence Real Estate Group)
Comments 10
Ten ways to attract Buyer interestIn today’s highly competitive real estate market, the key to selling your home is being able to attract buyers to your listing.  When you’re selling your home, it’s important to remember that you’re in competition with every other similarly priced listing in your...

By Desiree Basua, The Basua Group
(Keller Williams Northern Arizona)
Comments 9
 Just Listed In Quailwood - 12814 E. Rico St. Beautifully Well taken care of Home in Quailwood, which Features 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Tile throughout Walkways, Carpet in all Bedrooms, Fireplace with Built-in Entertainment Center, which gives you extra space. Warm paint colors, new Stove, newly ...

By Stephen Sorensen, Commercial Real Estate
(Dakota Pacific Real Estate Partners)
Comments 8
 In a regulated, service oriented industry, such as real estate, your reputation is all you have to bank on. There is no wiggle room on this.  Gone are the days when bad behavior and unprofessional ways of doing business could go unnoticed or be swept away.  We now live in a digital age where con...

By Jose Guevarra, Commercial and Multifamily Investments
(FIRE Investments/Pacific Investment Properties)
Comments 6
For all the members too busy(lazy?) to write their own content...   Why in the World Would You Want to Reblog a Post? And How to Do It!   There have been many times when I would have missed out on an interesting post or information about a challenge or contest had it not been for another member’s...

By Ryan Byrne, Home Selling Specialist
(Keller Williams)
Comments 2
Although the housing market in Orange County, CA is still pretty hot, we have seen a couple of trends that point to a cooling off period.The last six years the housing market has been relatively hot but things might start slowing down. In many parts of the country, the news is still the same: the...

By sudip mazumdar, real estate technical service
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Many homeowners opt to put their own house on the market to cut down on real estate transactioncosts. You don’t have to use a realtor to sell your home quickly. There are many ways you can do thiswithout paying the extra 5-6% to a realtor. This is what you need to do to sell your house fast:1. St...